Baroness Watkins of Tavistock

Baroness Watkins of Tavistock is a Crossbench Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 14 December 2015. Her full title is The Baroness Watkins of Tavistock, and her given name is Mary Jane Watkins. She is Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lords).

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Baroness Watkins of Tavistock.

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Category 1: Directorships

Non-executive Director, (formerly Senior Independent Director), Southern Housing Group (interest ceased 24 August 2020)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Adviser, Good Governance Institute
Chair, National Wound Care Programme (NHS England)
Member, Quality Committee, Outcomes First Group (formerly National Fostering Agency)
Registered Nurse (formerly non-practising)

Category 6: Sponsorship

Research and administrative support is given by the Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery at King's College London

Category 7: Overseas visits

Visit to South Korea, 25-28 October 2019, to deliver keynote seminar on Nursing Now Campaign and visit Sorok Island; travel and accommodation costs met by Korean Nurses Association

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

Emeritus Professor of Nursing, Plymouth University
Trustee, Florence Nightingale Museum Trust
Trustee, Plymouth Marine Laboratory (interest ceased 31 October 2019)
Visiting Professor of Nursing, King's College London

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Board Member and Alternate Chair, Nursing Now Campaign, Burdett Trust
Co-Chair, State of the World's Nursing, Nursing and Midwifery Health Workforce Department, World Health Organization, Geneva
President, Florence Nightingale Foundation (registered charity) (nursing scholarships)